In front of you, you have the Glossary pertaining to the Schedule of Requirements 2017 of Green Award for the Inland Waterway Transport. This schedule is the 3rd successor of the schedule Green Award started with in 2011. The objective of Green Award and the incentive rendering harbours is to recognize, acknowledge and promote a cleaner inland waterway transport. The Schedule of Requirements is a means to this end, steadily developed further by Green Award, adjusting it to modern standards as well as to technological developments. To collect as much useful information as possible and to process it correctly, Green Award held many discussions with inland navigation entrepreneurs, authorities, industry, harbours and many other experts. Their input made this schedule what it is now.